Category Archives: Insect Management

Best Management Practices for Bollworm in U.S. Cotton

The National Cotton States Arthropod Pest Management Working Group has created a publication describing best management practices for bollworm (corn earworm) in U.S. cotton.  Click … Continue reading

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New Webcast: Cross-Commodity Management of Silverleaf Whitefly in Georgia

Silverleaf whitefly is an important economic pest that requires management in vegetable and agronomic cropping systems to preserve yield and quality. The best opportunity for … Continue reading

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2018 UGA Cotton & Peanut Research Field Day (September 5th)

The Georgia Cotton Commission, Georgia Peanut Commission, and the University of Georgia Peanut and Cotton Teams, will co-sponsor the annual UGA Cotton and Peanut Research Field … Continue reading

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Cross-Commodity Management of Silverleaf Whitefly in Georgia (New Publication)

Silverleaf whitefly (SLWF) is a major pest of agriculture in Georgia requiring management in vegetable and agronomic cropping systems to preserve yield and quality. Our … Continue reading

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Scout ALL Cotton for Corn Earworm

Bt cotton technologies have allowed cotton growers to significantly reduce insecticide inputs for caterpillar pests.  However Bt cotton is not and has never been immune … Continue reading

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Cotton and Soybean Threshold One-Pagers

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UGA Cotton Newsletter – June 2018

Cotton Folks, Click on the following link to access the June UGA Cotton Newsletter. UGA Cotton Newsletter (June 2018) Included is information on planting and … Continue reading

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Pest Patrol Cotton and Soybean Insect Updates

Cotton and soybean insect pest information is available via text alerts that direct users to an online recording.  “Pest Patrol Alerts” or online recordings will be … Continue reading

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Cotton, Peanut, and Soybean Scout Schools

Insect scouting schools will be conducted on June 11, 2018 in Tifton and June 19, 2018 in Midville. Crops to be covered include cotton, peanuts, … Continue reading

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What’s Your Risk for Thrips?

Thrips are consistent pests of cotton each year and nearly 100 percent of the acres planted will be infested.  For this reason preventive insecticides are … Continue reading

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